History Midterm - Chapter 1 Question 1 4 4 points Which European country dominated international commerce in the early seventeenth century a France b

History Midterm - Chapter 1 Question 1 4 4 points Which...

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Chapter 1 Question 1 4 / 4 points Which European country dominated international commerce in the early seventeenth century? a) Franceb) The Netherlandsc) Britaind) Spaine) Portugal Question2 4 / 4 points The Columbian Exchange was: Question3 4 / 4 points Which of the following is true of freedom in New Netherland? Question44 / 4 pointsIn Europe on the eve of colonization, one conception of freedom, called “Christian liberty,”
Question5 4 / 4 points How did Spain justify enslaving Native Americans? a) The Spanish believed that enslavement could liberate Native Americans from their backwardness and savagery and introduce them to Christian civilization.b) Pope Alexander VI had approved Spanish slavery but banned slavery in Portugueseholdings in the New World.c) The writings of Bartolomé de Las Casas explained that the Bible approved slavery and that therefore it was acceptable.d) If England and France were to be defeated in the quest for empire, Spain needed totake a step they had avoided—imposing slavery upon the native population.e) The Spanish actually never enslaved Native Americans; the charge that they did was simply part of the Black Legend spread by the English and other enemies.

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